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Dr. Tushar Hegde - Dentist, Mumbai

Dr. Tushar Hegde

BDS, MDS - Orthodontics

Dentist, Mumbai

20 Years Experience
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My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them....more
My favorite part of being a doctor is the opportunity to directly improve the health and wellbeing of my patients and to develop professional and personal relationships with them.
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Dr. Tushar Hegde is a popular Dentist in Borivali East, Mumbai. He has over 20 years of experience as a Dentist. He studied and completed BDS, MDS - Orthodontics . You can visit him at Dr Sharmila Shetty's Dental Clinic in Borivali East, Mumbai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Tushar Hegde on Lybrate.com.

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BDS - SDM College of Dental Sciences Hospital - 1998
MDS - Orthodontics - SDM College of Dental Sciences Hospital - 2002
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English
Hindi
Awards and Recognitions
1st Prize, paper presentation in the Clinical
Priyadarshini Award from the People's Society(for the Best Clinical innovations in Orthodontics)

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4 Easy Ways to Restore and Strengthen Tooth Enamel

FWFO, MDS - Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics, BDS
Dentist, Gurgaon
4 Easy Ways to Restore and Strengthen Tooth Enamel

Dental care is a part of human health which is often overlooked by a majority of the population. Teeth form a very important part of our body and not just for cosmetic reasons but for utilitarian reasons as well. It is important to maintain the health of our teeth at all times.

What is Tooth Enamel?

Tooth enamel is the tough outer covering of any teeth that is visible outside the gums. This is the layer which protects the nerve endings and is one of the strongest materials in the human body. This part of your teeth is especially susceptible to stress. While we eat, drink, chew, this is the layer that most exposed to damage and if eroded can cause permanent damage as well. Tooth enamel decay is mostly caused by a diet high in starches and sugar, excessive consumption of soft drinks, and excessive alcohol consumption, to name a few.

How can you keep your tooth enamel healthy and strong?

You can restore the health of your tooth enamel by implementing the following habits:

  1. Changing to a healthy diet - Changing to a low sugar diet will definitely improve the health of your enamel besides providing fewer chemicals, which are mainly responsible for tooth enamel decay.
  2. Using straws while consuming highly acidic drinks such a fruit juices - Straws are a great way to have highly acidic drinks like fruit juices without bothering your teeth and thus keeping enamel protected.
  3. Keeping the body hydrated - It is also important to keep the body hydrated to allow the formation of saliva properly. People with dry mouth often suffer from issues related to the tooth enamel and the best way to prevent it from happening this is by drinking plenty of water.
  4. Using a fluoride toothpaste and mouthwash - Using mouthwashes and toothpaste containing fluoride helps in building up tooth enamel as well helps in keeping teeth healthy.

'Consult'.

Related Tip: The Chemistry between Calcium and Teeth

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I am facing one issues like now a days my teeth is going to be yellow.I m using Colgate visible white,but i don't think its working.So if you can suggest me it will be helpful for me.Thank you.

BDS, Certification in Full Mouth Rehabilitation, Certified Implantologist
Dentist, Surat
There are many treatment option available to whiten the teeth. You should visit a dentist to find out appropriate treatment option for you.
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My wife has non-stop pain in lower jaw running upto the head. Pain is less after a good sleep but grows up in sometime. This is happening from last 3 days. We are afraid if its a cardiac related problem. please suggest.

BDS, MDS - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Advanced course in maxillofacial sugery
Dentist, Lucknow
My wife has non-stop pain in lower jaw running upto the head. Pain is less after a good sleep but grows up in sometim...
U have not mentioned age no it doesn't appear to b cardiac prob the ailment of tmj should b ruled out can you send me digital x-ray of open close mouth tmj on line n if any other symptoms pl give details.
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BDS
Dentist, Cuttack
Rct is a treatment which gives second life to the tooth.
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Hello sir, I am tobacco addict and before three months I went to dentist for removing tobacco stain and after cleaning I saw my gums of two teeth pulled down and looking red so I ask to dentist why my gums r pulled down or looking red is my gums were bleeding then dentist said to me no your gums was not bleeding it's because removing dirt and stains then now I am feeling very pain in my two teeth that gums have pulled down. 1. It is necessary to bleed gums during removing tobacco stain through scaling? 2. Why my gums have pulled down? 3.suggest medication for cure the pain of my teeth.

MDS, BDS
Dentist, Pune
Hello sir, I am tobacco addict and before three months I went to dentist for removing tobacco stain and after cleanin...
Dear Lybrate user, 1. Gums can bleed during scaling, especially if they a swollen (Your dentist has done the the right thing) 2. In your case gum recession has most likely occured due to chemicals from tobacco and related material and also due to unhygiene 3. Stop using tobacco (Most important!) or the damage in your mouth will continue. It may even lead to Oral Cancer. If you can't stop tobacco habit consider taking help from an oral medcine specialist nearby you. Keep a follow-up. Consider visiting rehab centre for deaddiction if needed. 4. Visit a periodontist and get treatment for gum recession, swollen gums and sensitive teeth.
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B.D.S
Dentist, Jaipur
Sugary foods should be consumed in limited quantities as the bacteria in dental plaque changes them into acids.

I have teeth problem like Smell and One of the teeth is damaged.And what type of toothpaste used by these problems and give me suggestions what i will do ?

BDS
Dentist, Bangalore
Visit your doc who will clean your teeth so that smell goes off , unless its cleaned using any type of toothpaste or mouthwash wont help and even your damaged teeth has to be taken care of
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Toothache - Know How Homeopathy Helps To Treat It!

BHMS, Health Care Management
Homeopath, Pune
Toothache - Know How Homeopathy Helps To Treat It!

Toothache is perhaps one of the most abhorred form of body ache, which can potentially stall the normalcy of our lives to a great extent. Although seemingly non-hazardous, toothache can also lead to severe health implications. The dental health often indexes the condition of the heart and hence, should not be taken lightly. Toothache usually emanate from cavities or gum infection. While there are multiple cures for the same, these are the types of ailments, which are laden with the risk of relapse. The last minute rush to the dentist may buy temporary relieve from the excruciating pain, but what you should actually look for is a more holistic and sustained cure. Homeopathy brings all the benefits of natural herbs and traditional condiments to ensure your well-being and provide substantial relief from the menace that toothache can be. Some of the most reliable cures have been listed below.

  1. Merc Sol: This is a very beneficial remedy for toothaches which are accompanied by increased salivation and swelling in the gum. This brings additional warmth to the gums which largely mitigate the pain.
  2. Coffea: Coffea functions as an effective adjuvant to cold water in decreasing toothaches. It works best on increased sensitivity and irritability and cures them both to a large extent.
  3. Sepia: Sometimes excessive intake of sweets leaves a bitter aftertaste in one’s mouth, resulting in unbearable toothaches. The ringing pain often spreads to the ears and the gums also get swollen. Sepia sufficiently pacifies such agitation.
  4. Kreosote: Kreosote relieves those extreme kinds of toothache which reach up to the temples and induce sleeplessness in the patient. It also cures ulcerated gums.
  5. Mezereum: Mezereum purifies dental health from its very roots. It reduces toothache from spreading and stalls the decay at the very roots. Mezereum soothes acute sensitivity and a constant ringing sensation in the temples and the ears of the patient.
  6. Chamomilla: Chamomilla is a very beneficial natural Homeopathic medicine for toothache when the patient turns irritable, mad and wild with severe tooth pain. The pain in teeth is totally unbearable. Mental agitation with toothache calls for the use of Chamomilla. 
  7. Plantago, Spigelia and Magnesium Phos: For the pain in teeth that extends to ear, natural Homeopathic medicine Plantago is the appropriate remedy. For the neuralgic pain in face on right side due to toothache, Homeopathic medicine Magnesium Phos is the best medicine. And to deal with nerve pain extending from teeth to left side of face, Spigelia is the ideal Homeopathic remedy.

There are various other drugs also which are of immense benefit in toothache and also for the cutting of wisdom tooth. Well, the overall constitution plays a major role in deciding upon the remedy. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a Homeopath.

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Dear doctor I am suffering from white wounds which is located at inside of the mouth (left side) and at throat also since 6 days, and am taking megapen tablets for 2 days but there is no relief, and one thing I should mention that I have eaten deluxe gutka for last 2 months so give the best suggestion plz.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda,
Dear doctor I am suffering from white wounds which is located at inside of the mouth (left side) and at throat also s...
The white ulcers in the mouth cavity is due to gutka stop immediately only antibiotices will not help you avoid hot spicy food have a mouth full of saesame oil hold for some mins and spit do this twice a day cap becasules one daily tab yastimadhu 1 twice a day one month a biopsy of ulcer for histopathology is to be done if it does not heal.
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My lower right jaw is paining. I took vitamin C tablet and a flexon. But not much relief and now one of my nostril of nose is draining. What should I do?

BDS (GOLD MEDALIST)
Dentist, Jamshedpur
X-ray will be help you to diagnose the problem.There can be Problem in TMJ or some more reasons like cavity, periapical lessons and bone pathology.
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Hello, I lost my tooth in an accident. Doctor advice me to go for a tooth cap. What's the life time of a tooth cap. Any other possibilities? Doctor said I dont need a root canal as I went for consultation immediately.

BDS
Dentist, Delhi
Hello, I lost my tooth in an accident. Doctor advice me to go for a tooth cap. What's the life time of a tooth cap. A...
Hello as per your query loss of complete tooth in an accident necessitates proper healing prior to any dental procedure being undertaken. As far as life time of a cap is concerned, it usually lasts till the supporting teeth or the tooth on which it has been placed lasts for. But do get an iopa i. E. X -ray done in order to confirm that no tooth fragment is left behind in the socket.
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Sir, Whenever i finish swimming my teeth becames very sensetive. I cannot eat anything and this happens only after swimming. In clorinated water.How to.Get rid of it. Thanks

Advance training in orthodontics, worked in AIIMS NEW DELHI,BDS, BDS
Dentist, Ranchi
Sensitivity occurs due to loss of outer layer of tooth material called enamel. Treatment depends on level of damage so you have to consult professional.
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I ate 20 chewing gums yesterday. Is it bad for health. Will it cause any problem.

MDS - Periodontics, BDS
Dentist, Ranchi
I ate 20 chewing gums yesterday. Is it bad for health. Will it cause any problem.
Anything in excess is bad. It might not caused you anything till now. But avoid doing that. Take care.
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I am suffering from severe teeth sensitivity for last 2 months. I have consulted with a renowned dentists wit my issue, he suggested me to to RCT for those teeth (mainly last 3, teeth from left upper side. I just want to know is there any other option to get remedy for the same without doing RCT?

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
I am suffering from severe teeth sensitivity for last 2 months. I have consulted with a renowned dentists wit my issu...
Start vit c supplements Use homoeopathic toothpaste heklalava by whhezal Massage your gums with turmeric mixed with a little salt twice a day... And for proper homoeopathic treatment u may need to consult.
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I have bad breath. I also have swelling gums. I brush my teeth 2 times a day. Please help me get this swelling down and remover this bad breath problem.

BDS, CDE Endo-Prostho, CDE - Cast Partial & Complete Dentures
Dentist, Pune
I have bad breath. I also have swelling gums. I brush my teeth 2 times a day. Please help me get this swelling down a...
Hellow ,there could be various reasons for bad beath like deposits on teeth, caries in the teeth, fasting,not drinking enough water, acidity,nasal problems etc. You need to get scaling done from dentist .Also you need to know proper brushing tech.
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I have got bubble type on my bottom lip from inside mouth its there from one month how to recover from it.

BDS
Dentist, Vadodara
You might be suffering from mucocele. It occurs due to trauma to minor salivary gland can you share an image of the lesion to confirm the diagnosis.
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Can I wear braces for months then switch to a retainer for the rest of the time I needed?

BDS, Certificate course in Oral Implantology
Dentist, Aligarh
Can I wear braces for months then switch to a retainer for the rest of the time I needed?
Dear, wearing braces or not will be decided by your treating dentist. But yes the usual procedure involves wearing of braces For teeth correction and later on wearing retainer For extended period....
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BDS
Dentist, Lucknow
Eating a piece of cheese after a meal helps in pulling away some of the plaque and leftover tiny food particles from meals. And since it contains calcium, it adds to the health of teeth and bones as well.
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I am 25 years male. I have observed a growth under my tongue on saliva-gland. What should I do?

MDS
Dentist, Kolkata
How long has been the growth present?is it increasing or decreasing in size?any discharge associated with it?i need to know all these before giving a treatment plan.
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I am 29 years old girl. I have pain in my eyes head cheekbones n area around. I cannot bend my head and do any work. Sometimes I have pain in my jaws also. What should I do?

MBBS, MD - Anaesthesiology, FIPM, Fellowship in palliative medicine, certificate in interventional pain management
Pain Management Specialist, Pune
I am 29 years old girl. I have pain in my eyes head cheekbones n area around. I cannot bend my head and do any work. ...
Your pain could be due to sinusitis, that is inflammation of sinuses due to infection. Sinuses are air filled spaces in facial bones around the nose, eyes and forehead. They get infected with throat infections. You should consult an ent specialist to treat sinusitis with antibiotics. If problem persists consult again.
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